350th Festival – July 20

July 10, 2018

Sault Ste. Marie, MI – From July 20th to July 27th, come to Sault Ste. Marie to help us celebrate 350th Fest! This event features food, kid and teen zones, military appreciation, historical information, cultural festivities, and other family events. Make sure you stop by to say, “hi,” and participate in the activities!

From the 20th to the 22nd, there will be festival activities at Aune-Osborn Park, and from the 23rd to the 27th there will be miscellaneous events happening throughout town that will be related to this event.… Read the rest

The Marquette Regional History Center presents: The Docks of Iron Bay Walking Tour – July 11

July 10, 2018

Marquette, MI – Ore docks, coal docks, freight docks – all crowded the lower harbor over the years.  Find out how the harbor’s changed over the years, learn about what’s left, and discover a few secrets (some hidden in plain sight) about how the docks and the rail lines leading to them shaped downtown Marquette.  Jim Koski, radio personality and history enthusiast, will be the tour guide.  Prepare for a stroll from the History Center, to the Boardwalk, then down to Lower Harbor Park and back.  $5 suggested donation.… Read the rest